2015-16 National Military Youth of the Year
2015-16 Overseas Military Youth of the Year
Club/Organization: Vogelweh Youth Programs
Length of Membership: ______
College/University: Point Loma Nazarene University
Major: Sociology and Criminal justice
Career Aspiration: Criminal Justice
“When I moved to Germany, the Club was there to welcome me with open arms. I quickly made friends and met people who had passions and struggles that were similar to mine, but were also different enough for me to learn new things.”
RianSimone was an active member and role model to many kids and teens at the Vogelweh Youth Center, participating in leadership and service activities.
Elected president of the National Honor Society, she was also student body committee vice president and led her school to enact a school-wide recycling program. RianSimone also demonstrates what it means to be a good citizen, donating more than 450 hours of service to the Kaiserslautern Military Community since 2011. RianSimone is currently enrolled at Point Loma Nazarene University, pursuing a degree in sociology and criminal justice.